Archive for January, 2014

Bob Clifford and Dan Webb Get an Acquittal for Orestes

CHICAGO, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Robert A. Clifford, senior partner at Clifford Law Offices, with Dan Webb of Winston & Strawn, defended Orestes, the son of Agamemnon charged with killing his mother and later admitting it with no remorse, according to myth. Counsel for…

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Segal McCambridge Elects Four New Shareholders and Two Equity Shareholders to Partnership

CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd. is pleased to announce the addition of four new shareholders and two equity shareholders to its partnership. The 2014 elections represent the law firm's expansive general civil and toxic tort…

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In a Footnote, GOP Gives Up Total Obamacare Repeal

Buried in a footnote to the recently unveiled GOP alternative to Obamacare is the admission that Republicans are not going to try to repeal the parts of the law related to Medicare reform. Oddly, neither press nor pundits seem to have bothered to ask what that means.

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New York Personal Injury Lawyer Kenneth A. Wilhelm Talks about Recent Fatality at Busy Manhattan Intersection

A 9-year-old boy was killed and his father severely injured in a Manhattan pedestrian accident after a taxicab struck them at a street intersection Jan. 10. According to a Jan. 12 report on NBC New York, city officials are recommending safety improvements at the corner of West End Avenue and 97th Street where this fatal collision occurred. (PRWeb January 31, 2014) Read the full story at http …

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Johns Hopkins Study Reveals 80,000 “Never Events” Occur at Hospitals Each Year

Johns Hopkins Researchers Release Shocking Results of Medical Malpractice Investigation Researchers at Johns Hopkins Hospital conducted a cautious and rigorous study of national medical malpractice claims, and found some shocking results: the researchers found that a surgeon in the U.S. leaves a foreign object in a patient’s body post-surgery about 39 times per week, performs [...]

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